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TPG Partners fined over monitoring fees

The firm was also accused by the SEC of failing to implement an adequate compliance programme.

Fund finance, allocation issues and a not-so-retiring rapper

A look back at highlights from PEI’s Friday Letters tells you everything you need to know about the last 12 months in private equity.

Perspectives 2018: ESG rises up the LP agenda

Investors are placing increasing emphasis on environmental, social and governance factors in due diligence, our LP survey suggests.

LGT’s Sneyers elected to UN PRI board

Tycho Sneyers integrated responsible investment considerations into the Swiss firm's private equity programme and served as chairman of its ESG programme.

Emerging markets Asia: data digest

Sentiment, fundraising and deal volume for the continent.

Emerging markets special: hires must be all-rounders

Quantity, rather than quality, is the challenge when recruiting buyout talent in emerging markets.

Emerging markets special: new fund structures required

These markets force managers to be creative around the standard structure.

Emerging markets special: why LACERA does EM

The pension is making headway in its mission to up its emerging markets exposure, but is still looking to add new managers.

Emerging markets special: data digest

Where do GPs see opportunities? How much will LPs commit over the next two years? How are EM funds performing? Private Equity International crunches the key numbers.

Emerging markets Asia: Taiwan’s mutual funds open the door to PE

Mutual funds in Taiwan can launch domestic private equity vehicles, but are they ready?